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97 chevy tahoe is leaking water during hard rains at the bottom of the windshield area around the cowl on the driver side. water is running down the hood latch release area and soaking the floor

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  • fishinwithar Dec 12, 2009

    my main question is where would the leak be coming from? where is the screen? the passenger side has one and i have removed it found the leak around the heater intake repaired it and replaced the screen. that fixed the passenger side but do not have a screen on the driver side and can not find the leak. I have the original windshield in it and i have been told by one person the leak is possibly around the window. Also how big do you recommend for the hole if i can't find the leak?

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    Colin Stickland May 11, 2010

    drill a hole through the floor to let it run out .then when weather is good have a look for corrosion around the window surrond.if none found then remove the screen with a cheese cutting wire and reset the screen using the appropiate black gooey stuff .Hole in floor works well though .



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A 3/8th hole will suffice so long as you remember to keep it clear,as for the build of these vehicles i have no idea ,sorry i live in spain so ask me about a seat or citreon and i recite it from memory

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